Friday, September 11, 2015
A species of remarkably faithful penguins may have found the secret to monogamy -- plenty of time spent very far apart.
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Archaeologists on Monday said they had found the buried remains of a mysterious prehistoric monument close to Britain's famous Stonehenge heritage site.
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Boats, airplanes and helicopters searched up and down the Southern California coast Saturday for a blue whale that got tangled up in hundreds of feet of line, and rescuers said unless they free it, the massive mammal could eventually die.
Monday, September 7, 2015
The placid woodlands around this medieval castle town have suddenly become the hottest spot in Poland -- as treasure hunters descend on the area in search of a mystery Nazi train said to be laden with gold.
Saturday, September 5, 2015
Researchers have long known that growing up on a farm seems to protect children against allergies and now they know the secret lies in the dust, Belgian experts said Thursday.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
The Titanic's last lunch menu -- saved by a passenger who climbed aboard the so-called "Money Boat" before the ocean liner went down -- is going to auction, where it's estimated it will bring US$50,000 to US$70,000.
Sunday, August 30, 2015
It's the LOL generation that appears most annoyed by bad grammar and spelling slips, according to a survey by Dictionary.com.
Saturday, August 29, 2015
Teenagers who identify as "goths," a subculture known for its members' black clothes and makeup, have a three times higher risk of depression than non-goth peers, researchers said Friday.
Thrust into the spotlight during his short life, Knut the polar bear's celebrity has outlived his dramatic drowning in 2011 -- as has the medical mystery surrounding his demise.
From round disks to oval clusters; many galaxies in the Universe have undergone a dramatic transformation over the past eight billion years or so, researchers reported on Thursday.